2014

Neurosurgery for Spasticity

A Practical Guide for Treating Children and Adults

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ISBN: 978-3-7091-1770-5 (Print) 978-3-7091-1771-2 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 1-3

    Introduction

  3. General Information

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 5-5

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 7-17

      History of Neurosurgical Treatment for Spasticity

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 19-27

      Anatomical and Physiological Bases of Motricity Applied to the Study of Spasticity

  4. Adults

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 29-29

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 31-58

      Evaluation of Spasticity in Adults

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 59-67

      Decision-Making for Treatment of Adults with Disabling Spasticity

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 69-101

      Intrathecal Baclofen Therapy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 103-107

      Botulinum Toxin Injections for Spasticity

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 109-139

      Peripheral Neurotomies

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 141-157

      Surgery in Dorsal Root Entry Zone

  5. Children

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 159-159

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 161-165

      Spasticity in Cerebral Palsy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 167-180

      Assessment of Spasticity in Pediatric Patients

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 181-189

      Decision-Making for Treatment of Children with Disabling Spasticity

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 191-213

      Dorsal Rhizotomies for Children with Cerebral Palsy

  6. Complementary Treatments and Brief on Decision-Making for Neurosurgery

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 215-215

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 217-224

      Orthopedic Surgery for Correction of Spastic Disorders

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 225-231

      Management of Hyperactive Bladder

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 233-236

      Brief on Decision-Making for Neurosurgery of Adults and Children

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 237-266